2014-15: Has 3-2=5 totals in 5 of his last 11 games w/single goals each 11/24 vs PIT and 11/28 vs WPG; single assists each 12/4 at SJ and 12/11 vs CHI and a goal last night in NSH ... Recorded his 300th NHL point with the 2nd of 2 assists 10/16 at MTL ... Played his 500th NHL game 11/6 vs EDM ... Multi-pt gms: 3 Fighting Majors: 2 ... Inj: 0
2013-14: 24-35=59 w/91 PIM in 80 gp Hit the 20-goal mark for the 3rd time in his career and tied his previous career-high in assists Had a 6-game point streak (12/21-1/2, 1-5=6)
Fun Facts: 10 of his 15 points have come vs. Western Conference teams including 4 of his 6 goals ... 3 of his goals have tied the score within a game
Memorial Cup All-Star Team (2007) Stafford Smythe Memorial Trophy (Memorial Cup - MVP) (2007)
I don't know how he does it. I don't know how he gets his body parallel with the player and pulls it through his legs like that. I know he's tried it a couple times in practice and it's never worked, so how he does it in a game, it's incredible.
— Capitals defenseman Mike Green on teammate Alex Ovechkin's highlight-reel goal against the Devils on Saturday